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Filmmaker Chris Kelly discusses the significance of his deeply personal film, Other People, as well as his upcoming role as the first out head writer for Saturday Night Live.

September 09 2016 6:39 AM

Tony Marrero watched his best friend die at the gay nightclub.

September 08 2016 5:50 PM

For years, auxiliary cables have been labeled "male" or "female." Without headphone jacks, The Daily Show notes, Apple is leading its own tech equivalent of a gender revolution. 

September 08 2016 3:19 PM

The Republican candidate often casts himself as the standard — even when it comes to who looks presidential.

September 07 2016 7:58 PM

Ellen DeGeneres and Britney Spears prove that rules don't apply to celebrities. 

September 07 2016 4:39 PM

A judge set a trial date for the case of Andrea Constand's complaint, that the comedy star drugged and molested her, while prosecutors announced they will call 13 of his alleged victims to testify.

September 07 2016 1:51 AM

The comedian and actress had been the target of racist and misogynist attacks.

September 05 2016 2:01 PM
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